Thursday, July 2, 2015

FEATURED ARTICLES

Cyclists on the streets of London

There is howling from cycling lobbyists in London on a regular basis as yet another cyclist is killed in an accident with a heavy vehicle. It's time for the complaining to stop and action to be taken.

BUYING A CAR

The Car Expert advises on how to get a better part-exchange price for your car #AskTCE

Today's #AskTCE article will help you make sure you get the best price you possibly can when you sell your car, whether it's a part-exchange or a private sale. Tick all of these boxes and you will maximise your car's value. But even if you only manage some of these recommendations, you'll be hundreds or even thousands of pounds better off. So it's worth reading on...

CAR CULTURE

Ferrari 599 GTB with AL10NSO personal number plate

You don’t realise how many personal plates there are on the road until you look for them. On a single journey you may see five or six. It doesn’t matter what car you have or who you are, anyone can buy a plate. Purchasing a personalised plate couldn’t be easier (sponsored post)

TOP ARTICLES

PCP car finance - explained by The Car Expert
Many people are unclear about the PCP (Personal Contract Purchase), which is offered by nearly every car manufacturer in the UK. This is usually offered by the manufacturer’s own finance company, although there are some other lenders who offer PCPs as well. The Car Expert explains how it works.

fuel economy - premium petrol or premium diesel - the car expert
One of the most common questions UK car buyers ask is "Should I buy a Petrol or Diesel car?" Well, there's no easy answer, and fuel economy is only part of it.

Car finance is how most people buy their vehicle
Many new and used car buyers in the UK are making their purchase with finance of some sort. But how does car finance work and what are the implications?

What to do if you're caught by a speed camera - The Car Expert
Have you recently been caught out by a speed camera? Guest blogger James Sheehan has written an easy-to-understand guide on what to expect, what to do and when to do it.

 

 

 

LUCKY DIP

Woman changing flat tyre, spare wheel, spare tyre
One of the least-popular trends in modern car design is the almost total disappearance of the traditional full-size spare tyre / spare wheel. Most cars now come with a compact space-saver spare tyre or a canister of green goo and a compressor to re-inflate a punctured tyre. But what does this mean to drivers?